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After three years out of the ring, former WBO heavyweight champion Shannon ‘The Cannon’ Briggs says he’s going to be making a comeback on June 15. Briggs, 46, didn’t go into details, but he’s saying he’s going to be back on the 15th of June. Briggs claims that Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn has been trying to keep him out of the game, and he says he sees him as a “chump.”

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Danny Garcia says he knew Errol Spence Jr. was going to beat Mikey Garcia the moment the fight was put together. It was a no-brainer in Danny’s mind that IBF welterweight champion Spence (25-0, 21 KOs) would hand Mikey (39-1, 30 KOs) his first career defeat last Saturday night due to him being so much bigger than the 5’6″ lightweight.

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After 16 years as a pro, former IBF super middleweight champion Lucian Bute has officially retired from boxing. Bute, 39, made it official that he retiring from the sport in a news conference on Wednesday in Montreal, Canada at the Bell Centre, one of his favorite venues during his long career in boxing.

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LOS ANGELES (March 18, 2019) —Undefeated super lightweight Arnold Barboza Jr. is a young contender closing in on a world title shot. Mike Alvarado wants another taste of world championship glory. Barboza, from South El Monte, California, will take on former 140-pound world champion Alvarado in a 10-round super lightweight bout on Friday, April 12 at Staples Center as part of the Vasiliy Lomachenko-Anthony Crolla undercard.

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